This year, Saint-Gobain is celebrating its 350th anniversary. An exceptional anniversary that the Group will mark by promoting its history, but with its sights set firmly on the future, throughout 2015, year that will be packed full of events. The celebrations began on the 9th of January in Shanghai (China) and will end in October in Paris (France).
Philadelphia PRSA Recognizes Saint-Gobain Corporation at 46th Annual Pepperpot Awards with Top Honors
The Philadelphia Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) recognized Saint-Gobain's public relations campaigns at its 46th Annual Pepperpot and Achievement Awards Gala on December 2, 2014. Saint-Gobain was the recipient of three awards, including two first-place awards for campaigns submitted in the Community Relations and Integrated Communications categories as well as, for the first-time ever, the "Best in Show" Award.
Governor Deval Patrick today celebrated a partnership between the Somerville clean tech incubator Greentown Labs and the French-based global building materials corporation Saint-Gobain and its North American construction products subsidiary, CertainTeed.
Mayor Michael A. Nutter announced a new online science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) resource center – a community, networking and information source for STEM professionals and organizations to learn more and participate in US2020 PHL, a high-impact STEM mentoring initiative focused on increasing youth access to careers in STEM fields.
Mayor Nutter Leads Business Development Trip To France To Expand International Commerce And Investment In Philadelphia
Mayor Michael A. Nutter arrived in Paris, France early this morning for a six-day business development trip with a delegation of Philadelphia business leaders focused on promoting cycling, commerce and investment in the City of Philadelphia.
Saint-Gobain and YouthBuild Schenectady Announce Completion of Non-Profits’ First LEED® Gold Home Renovation
Saint-Gobain, the world’s largest building materials company, in partnership with YouthBuild Schenectady (operated by Northeast Parent & Child Society) announces the completed renovation of 843 Emmett Street in Schenectady, the non-profits’ first gut-rehab home in Schenectady, set to achieve the U.S. Green Building Council’s (USGBC) Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED®) Gold certification.
The City of Philadelphia was announced as one of seven winning cities in the US2020 City Competition, a national competition to encourage youth mentorship in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) at the White House Science Fair.
Saint-Gobain on Track to Achieve 25 Percent Energy Savings Through Better Buildings, Better Plants Challenge
Energy Dept. recognizes building materials company during Better Buildings Challenge two-year anniversary.
Sales powered by good organic growth driven partly by favorable weather conditions in Europe. Markets in North America robust but affected by harsh winter weather.
Global building materials manufacturer signs long-term lease for 65-acre Chester County campus to prepare for greater growth and expansion in North America.
EPA Recognizes Saint-Gobain's Leadership in Energy Conservation with ENERGY STAR Award for Sixth Consecutive Year; Fourth Year at Sustained Excellence Level
For the sixth consecutive year, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recognized Saint-Gobain's with its ENERGY STAR Award, and at the same time, honored the company for the fourth time with its coveted “Sustained Excellence Award. This is given to a select group of company which have reduced greenhouse gas emissions by setting and achieving aggressive goals and employing innovative energy-efficiency approaches.
As lead sponsor, Saint-Gobain promises financial support, building material donations and technical expertise to help students design and construct an award-winning entry for international competition.
Sharp upswing in operating income in the second half; organic growth shows a second-half surge, stronger balance sheet shows significant decrease in net debt.
Show attendees will find sustainable, inventive new products, live interactive demonstrations, celebrity appearances, and a revamped Building Solutions® rewards program at the CertainTeed Corporation exhibit (#C2127), Feb. 4-6 in Las Vegas.
Saint-Gobain and YouthBuild USA Extend National Partnership to Help Rebuild Communities and Lives of Students
One-year $200,000 grant to continue support for YouthBuild’s Green Initiative and YouthBuild programs in four communities where Saint-Gobain has business concentrations, including: Worcester, Mass., Schenectady, N.Y., Akron, Ohio, and Philadelphia, Pa.